Internal medicine is a specialty for the diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care of adults across spectrums. Specialists in internal medicine are known as Internists.
Internistsare the first point of contact for any patient who seeks a specialist’s opinion. An internist has a holistic approach towards analyzing problems of a patient and refers to the concerned specialist.
At the best Hospital in Gurgaon, Umkal Hospital we have the best practitioners to treat patients. The department is the backbone of our hospital where we take care of both in-patients and out patients.
Our Internists are well equipped to deal with every health problem a patient brings no matter how common or rare, or how simple or complex. They have been trained extensively to solve puzzling diagnostic problems and can handle severe chronic illnesses and situations, where several illnesses may strike at the same time. They also educate patients with knowledge on their well being (disease prevention and the promotion of health), women's health, substance abuse, mental health, as well as effective treatment of common problems of the eyes, ears, skin, nervous system and reproductive organs.
The department provides 24X7 emergency services with affordable and fully equipped critical care unit which is managed by highly experienced trained staff of physicians, intensivists, nurses.
At Umkal Hospital, we provide following treatments:
High blood pressure (Hypertension)
Vascular and heart disease
Joint and rheumatologic problems
Endocrine and hormonal problems
It is a condition characterized by an increase in body temperature above the normal range of 97.7 - 99.5 degree Fahrenheit (36.5-37.5°C).
The common cold is an upper respiratory tract infection caused by many different viruses. It is transmitted by virus-infected airborne droplets or by coming in direct contact with infected secretions.
A headache is a sign of stress or emotional distress or it can result from a medical disorder, such as migraine or high blood pressure, anxiety or depression.
Loose Motion or Diarrhea:
Loose motions or Diarrhea is the condition of having three or more loose or liquid bowel movements in a day. It is a common cause of death in developing countries and the second most common reason for deaths of infants worldwide. The loss of fluids during loose motion can cause dehydration and electrolyte disturbances.
A stomach ache is a term often used to refer to cramps or a dull ache in the tummy (abdomen). It's usually short-lived and is often not serious.Most causes of abdominal pain aren't worrisome, and your doctor can easily diagnose and treat the problem. Sometimes, though, it can be a sign of a serious illness. And one should know the common signs and symptoms for this. Commonly indigestion, constipation, a stomach virus, or, if you're a woman, menstrual cramps are the symptoms for Stomach Ache.
Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease that affects the lungs and digestive system.Cystic fibrosis is a complex disease and the types and severity of symptoms can differ widely from person to person. Many different factors, such as age of diagnosis can affect an individual's health and the course of the disease.
Symptoms of CF:
Very salty-tasting skin
Persistent coughing, at times with phlegm
Frequent lung infections including pneumonia or bronchitis
Wheezing or shortness of breath
Poor growth or weight gain in spite of a good appetite
Frequent greasy, bulky stools or difficulty with bowel movements